Tony Curtis’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jun 3, 1925

Death Date

Sep 29, 2010

Age of Death

85 years

Cause of Death

Heart Failure

Place of Death

Henderson,  Nevada,  United States


Movie Actor

The movie actor Tony Curtis died at the age of 85. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Acclaimed actor who starred in Some Like It Hot. His career, which spanned six decades, included roles on Spartacus, Operation Petticoat, and The Defiant Ones.

He married actress Janet Leigh in 1951. He had two sons and four daughters, one of whom is actress Jamie Lee Curtis.



“I can’t sit around and wait for the telephone to ring.” (Tony Curtis)


“Now I’m a painter. That was another opportunity I was able to pursue, I’ve been painting all my life, now it’s become a second career because of my success in the movies.” (Tony Curtis)


“I wouldn’t be caught dead marrying a woman old enough to be my wife.” (Tony Curtis)


“Like an opera singer, I am able to sing out my song in paint.” (Tony Curtis)


“Even on a personal note, my dressing table downstairs is crowded with things, like a mini landscape. It’s a city with buildings and towers and roads. There’s a pool and a little park. When I move something around it becomes a different tableau.” (Tony Curtis)